Engineering Supervisor

Engineering Supervisor

  • Location

    West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    FMCG Food Manufacturing

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Mike Cairns

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8957

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Engineering Supervisor
Continental Shift pattern
Salary Circa £45k

Bradford, Leeds, Huddersfield, Keighley, Wakefield, Harrogate, Nelson, Halifax, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire.

A leading global blue chip FMCG manufacturer is currently seeking an Engineering Supervisor to join their Engineering Team on a permanent basis.

You will be time served with academic engineering qualifications (HNC or HND or equivalent). Previous FMCG Manufacturing experience within Liquid Fill/Liquid Manufacturing or Liquid Processing is highly desirable. Other food manufacturing or FMCG would be considered.

Key Tasks and Accountabilities:

Ÿ  Ensure all Engineering Breakdowns are identified and assist in the prioritisation of the plant. 

Ÿ  Ensure all breakdowns, maintenance tasks and Health and Safety implications are communicated through to the appropriate team.

Ÿ  Assist the Maintenance Manager, Area Engineering Supervisor and Shift Operations Manager in site prioritisation and delegate your team of Engineers to perform the tasks.

Ÿ  Ensure that the detailed procedure of Shift Change / Handover of the department is carried out thoroughly and all relevant paperwork is compiled correctly with the on-coming personnel.

Ÿ  Ensure all recording systems for work completion are correctly compiled with all relevant information detailed, such as T-Cards, SAP etc.

Ÿ  Ensure your Shift Engineers are working safely to our Standards and Practises.

Ÿ  Responsible for maintaining the highest standards of housekeeping (within specified areas)

Ÿ  Practice & encourage others to deliver the highest standards of Health & safety at all times and ensure that all plant and ancillary equipment is maintained to these high standards

Ÿ  Any other ad-hoc duties as required


You will have a minimum of 3 years experience in leadership within a fast paced environment and the skills to manage a small team of engineers. You will be an excellent communicator, have excellent people skills and a high level of organisation. 


Ÿ  Good academic qualifications preferably(i.e. HNC / ONC in Engineering or equivalent)
Ÿ  Apprentice trained & qualified

Apply via cv submission or contact Mike Cairns on 0151 666 8957 to discuss further.

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